I have this – for certain people strange – habit that a day is only finished once you have enjoyed a ‘real’ dinner.

Since I’m able to decide my own life, I finish my evening with a candlelight dinner. All my friends seem to have accepted this ‘habit’ as nobody complains if I start cooking even if everybody is exhausted. I’m pretty sure they might think I’m obsessed, which probably I am. Iris and I live together for … More I have this – for certain people strange – habit that a day is only finished once you have enjoyed a ‘real’ dinner.

Family time in Belgium

I’m back after a few days in Belgium. I always try hard to give ‘quality’ priority to ‘quantity’, but I will have to practice more. One of my daughters, Lisbet has a lovely appartment in Leuven which has become my ‘private Airbnb’. I love to visit local supermarkets and buying a few ingredients which I … More Family time in Belgium

Fresh swordfish

As you know, usually I prepare fish on the day that I go to the supermarket. Swordfish is the lucky (or is it the opposite?)one today. Put 600 grams of halved, different varieties today, of cherry tomatoes on an oven tray covered with baking paper. Spread pepper, salt, 1 table spoon of dried thyme and … More Fresh swordfish

Am I abnormal?

Even after a full day of class, being completely saturated, I love to come home in my kitchen and focus on our dinner. Whether this is considered to be insane, or not, I don’t care, as long as I can enjoy my passion of healthy cooking and  eating. For 2p, blend 350 grams of defrozen … More Am I abnormal?


Dear friends, dear family, we start a new year today, a perfect occasion to look back to what happened in 2018. It would be great that ‘wishing the best for everyone’ would help to make the world better. Anyway, I will continue to be a passionate cook. In Spring of 2019 I will start my … More 2019

Eggplant salad

Cooking is my passion. To prepare healthy, simple and attractive dishes is my daily pleasure. To share the food with your beloved or friends and finish the day eating and talking is what it’s all about. Slice 600 grams of eggplant. Put the slices on salt in a colander. Rinse and dry the slices. Put … More Eggplant salad